Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Center for NeuroGenetics (37634)


first_imgThe Center for NeuroGenetics at the University of Florida(UF) College of Medicine invites applications for TWOtenure/tenure-track positions at the ASSISTANT, ASSOCIATE orFULL PROFESSOR level. We seek outstanding investigators in thefollowing areas: 1) neurological disease mechanisms and therapeuticdevelopment with an emphasis on genomic repetitive sequences(transposons, retrotransposons, micro and minisatellite repeats);2) RNA and ribonucleoprotein complex (RNP) biochemistry with acurrent/future focus on central nervous system function andneurological disease. The Center has active research programs inhuman, mouse, and Drosophila genetics together withexpertise in gene discovery, RNA biochemistry and structuralbiology, protein biochemistry, genome editing and computationalbiology, and is housed in the University of Florida GeneticsInstitute with contemporary facilities for bioinformatics, genomicsand proteomics. In addition to being an active member of theCenter, the primary academic appointment will be in a relevantdepartment (e.g., Departments of Molecular Genetics andMicrobiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Neurology,Neuroscience or Pharmacology and Therapeutics). Candidates with aPh.D. and/or M.D. and relevant postdoctoral experience should sendtheir curriculum vitae, names of three references, and a briefdescription of research interests to:For further information about the Center, visit our website:http://www.neurogenetics.med.ufl.edu.Inquiries about the position should be directed to:Dr. Maurice S. Swanson, Search Committee Chair, Center forNeuroGenetics, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology,University of Florida, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL32610-3610. E-mail: [email protected]: Ph.D. and/or M.D. and relevant postdoctoralexperience.To be considered for the position, candidates with a Ph.D. and/orM.D. and relevant postdoctoral experience should submit anapplication and upload the following application materialselectronically.1. Cover Letter2. Curriculum Vitae3. List of 3 References4. Brief Description of Past/Future Research Interests (OtherDocument)Review of applications will begin immediately and continue untilthe positions are filled.Selected candidate will be required to provide three letters ofrecommendation and an official transcript to the hiring departmentupon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if adesignation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned froman education institution outside of the United States are requiredto be evaluated by a professional credentialing service providerapproval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services(NACES), which can be found at http://naces.org/ .If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for thisposition, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to workin the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’sSunshine Law.This position was originally posted under requisition # 507619.Previous applicants are still being considered and need notre-apply.#medicine=35The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining.last_img read more